Playboy Magazine, September 2012

Aug. 10, 2023 in PlayBoy 2000s by Wyatt Earp

Playboy Magazine, September 2012

The September 2012 issue of Playboy is a blend of diverse and exciting content, from football fever and a classic interview with Jay-Z to provocative pictorials and thought-provoking columns. Here's an overview of the content:


  • "PIGSKIN PREVIEW 2012" (Pg. 86): Bruce Feldman gets readers ready for the college football season, covering 120 teams and predicting who will win the top 25 spots and ultimately the national title.
  • "PLAYBOY CLASSIC: JAY-Z" (Pg. 110): Rob Tannenbaum revisits his insightful interview with rap mogul Shawn Carter, aka Jay-Z, for a look back at the CEO of rap's rise to the throne.
  • "DEATH OF A SALESMAN" (Pg. 114): Neal Gable explores the life of Don Lapre, the television infomercial king whose rise to self-made millionaire status ended in tragedy.


  • "RICHARD DAWKINS" (Pg. 63): Iconoclastic atheist Richard Dawkins talks to Chip Rowe about skepticism, science, and why he's a polarizing figure among believers.
  • "JOSEPH GORDON-LEVITT" (Pg. following Dawkins' interview): Indie heartthrob Joseph Gordon-Levitt opens up to Stephen Rebello about Zooey Deschanel, life after "Third Rock from the Sun," and the extreme method acting of Daniel Day-Lewis.


  • "THE WAY YOU LOOK TONIGHT" (Pg. 82): A provocative tale by T.C. Boyle that unravels when an innocent email link reveals a sex tape starring the protagonist's wife.


  • "HOME ALONE WITH BEAU": Beau Hesling steals the spotlight as Amsterdam's most enticing attraction.
  • "PLAYMATE: ALANA CAMPOS" (Pg. 92): A captivating feature of Brazilian beauty Alana Campos, who stands out even among Brazil's famously beautiful women.
  • "GOD SAVE THE QUEEN" (Pg. 118): British burlesque star Katrina Darling performs an exclusive, sultry dance within Playboy's pages.


  • "TALKING WITH HARMONY KORINE" (Pg. 49): James Franco engages controversial director Harmony Korine in a compelling conversation.
  • "A GUY'S GUIDE TO MOMMY PORN" (Pg. 50): Joel Stein humorously discusses why women's erotica is a genre best left to women.
  • "LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION" (Pg. 152): Comedian Lisa Lampanelli takes a playful look at the joys of public... adventures.

The September 2012 issue offers a unique blend of intellectual stimulation, entertainment, humor, and allure. Whether it's the pulse-pounding anticipation of the upcoming football season, the tragic story of a fallen salesman, or the tempting visuals of some of the world's most captivating women, this issue promises to have something to tantalize every reader.

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